Summerhill Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)

MARTA’s first Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) line will connect the Atlanta BeltLine, Peoplestown, Summerhill, Capitol Gateway, and South Downtown. The 5-mile roundtrip route includes 14 stops with level boarding, operating with a 12- to 15-minute travel time from north to south and 10- to 12-minute frequency. This will be supported by 85% dedicated travel lanes and transit signal priority.

The Summerhill BRT line is funded through a Federal TIGER Grant and More MARTA Capital funding. Planning and design efforts took place between Spring 2019 and Summer 2022. Construction is expected during 2023 and 2024 with revenue service beginning in Summer 2025.

Current Phase: Final Design Complete, Construction Bidding in Fall/Winter 2022


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Location: Peoplestown, Summerhill, Capitol Gateway, South Downtown
Phase: Construction Bidding
Type: Capital Projects
Forecasted Opening: Summer 2025

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This material is based upon work supported by the USDOT under FTA FY 2017 TIGER Grant No. GA 2020-022-00. Any opinion, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the USDOT.